We had a major break-through in our house this weekend. We can eat jam guilt free, without all the refined sugars that the shop bought jams often contain. I must admit, I've never gone down the jam making path before. Buying loads of strawberries to yield such a small quantity of jam has never appealed to … Continue reading Chia Berry Jam Bars
April is currently Cesarean Awareness Month which is an issue that resonates so heavily with me and one I feel we all need to be more aware of. There is still, unbelievably so much incorrect information, misguided thoughts and opinions out there surrounding C-Section births. As you may already know, both my children were born by … Continue reading Cesarean Awareness Month
Oh, how pleasant and enjoyable is life when the sun is shining? Here in the UK it’s an unprecedented balmy 25°C and I’m sat in my garden relishing in this rare April sunshine, whilst the hubster is prepping a BBQ. I know its not going to last, but who cares; it means summer is just … Continue reading How to Survive a Summer Pregnancy
Wow, what a day it’s been....So I was pottering around at home, having a kick about in the garden with my eighteen month old son, okay he was kicking the ball at me whilst I was trying to hang some washing out, but still - there was a ball, grass and a fair amount of … Continue reading Top 10 Things You Need to Know About Blogging and not giving up.
I needed a quick easy lunch to make today that suited both myself and the toddler and these sweetcorn and spinach fritters seemed the perfect go to choice. I'm going to take a massive positive from this recipe as well because I haven't seen my boy scoff a plate of food so fast in his … Continue reading Sweetcorn and Spinach Fritters
These are quite possibly the easiest brownies I've ever made. My family (and by family I refer to the husband) feigned mock outrage, confusion, uproar and total disbelief when I declared 'I'm off to the kitchen to make Chickpea Brownies' but......... (Inserts smug face here) the last laugh was on me as they all agreed … Continue reading Chocolate Chickpea Brownies